Stay 10 minutes from Birmingham at our I-65 hotel

Reserve a spacious room at the Country Inn & Suites, Homewood to be near the Birmingham area's best things to do, from Birmingham Zoo to Talladega Superspeedway. You can drive just 10 minutes up I-65 to tour the campus of the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and Samford University is 10 minutes away via Lakeshore Parkway. Treat kids to the Wipeout Adventure Course at Alabama Splash Adventure, and then visit the McWane Science Center for hands-on exhibits like the Shark and Ray Touch Tank. While you're here, learn more about the Civil Rights movement at historic sites like Sixteenth Street Baptist Church.
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Alabama Splash Adventure

10.58 mi / 17.03 km from the hotel
Cool off from the hot Alabama sun at this water park featuring a variety of slides, pools and coasters.

Riverchase Galleria

4.76 mi / 7.66 km from the hotel
Head over to Riverchase Galleria for some retail therapy, and then grab a bite to eat at one of the on-site restaurants.

Sixteenth Street Baptist Church

5.06 mi / 8.15 km from the hotel
This notable church is the site of the 1963 bombing that killed four girls and played a key role in the Civil Rights movement. Take a tour Tuesday through Friday and by appointment on Saturdays.

Birmingham Zoo

4.23 mi / 6.8 km from the hotel
More than 900 animals from across the globe call Birmingham Zoo their home. Attracting more than half a million visitors annually, this 122-acre complex features rides, restaurants and guided tours.

McWane Science Center

5.03 mi / 8.1 km from the hotel
Help your kids develop a love for science at this interactive museum. You can feel static electricity lift your hair, touch sharks and learn more about dinosaurs that once lived in Alabama.

Vulcan Park & Museum

3.87 mi / 6.23 km from the hotel
The largest cast-iron sculpture in the world, "The Vulcan" is an impressive 56-foot-tall, 50-ton memorial to the Civil Rights movement. Be sure to stop by the interactive museum for a wealth of historical exhibits.